One Meteorologist’s Come-to-Jesus Moment on Climate Change

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Like many TV weathermen, Stu Ostro didn’t believe in climate change—until extreme weather and scientific evidence changed his mind.

How To Fix the Climate, in One Simple Flowchart


Will eating fewer hamburgers help? How about dumping iron into the ocean? Here’s your one-stop shop for the answers.

Sequester Guts Wildfire Prevention, Sets Up Bigger Blazes

In Arizona's Coconino National Forest, wildfire crew boss Skyler Lofgren chops down a problematic pine. Tim McDonnell/Climate Desk

…and leaves locals to pick up the tab.

Climate Desk Live 06/06/13: The Alarming Science Behind Climate Change’s Increasingly Wild Weather

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Climate Change Will Drive Up Manhattan’s Heat-Related Death Toll

Washington Square Park, by marccappelletti/Flickr

Climate change-related deaths may be even worse than these researchers are projecting.


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